World Intellectual Property Organization

Films on Asian Inventors

The WIPO Japan Office, in association with Funds-in-Trust Japan- Industrial Property, is involved in the production of short documentaries featuring innovators from the Asia-Pacific region.

French and Spanish versions are also available on WIPO's YouTube channel.



Mustafa Jabbar – Inventor and entrepreneur

Dr. A.K.M. Munir – Physician-inventor

Maheen Khan – Designer



Kiyoshi Amemiya – Inventor

Katsushige Nakamura – Inventor

Hiroo Nakayama – Inventor

Takahashi Tomotaka – Inventor


Dr. Ramón Barba – Inventor

Tony Tan Caktiong – Entrepreneur


Sri Lanka

Merrill J. Fernando – Entrepreneur

Ruchira Karunaratne – Fashion Designer

Nandadasa Narayana – Inventor


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